Jeanne Quinn

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Jeanne Quinn
Residence Boulder, CO
Education University of Washington
Alma mater Oberlin College
Known for Ceramic installations

Jeanne Quinn is an American ceramic artist who works primarily with installations. She is an Associate Professor in the Department of Art and Art History at the University of Colorado. She lives and works in Boulder, Colorado, and Brooklyn, New York.

She has been a resident artist at the MacDowell Colony, the Archie Bray Foundation, the International Ceramic Center in Denmark, and the Kahla Porcelain Factory and the Ceramic Center-Berlin in Germany.


Quinn's work has been exhibited internationally in several major museums and galleries, including the Denver Art Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver; Robischon Gallery, Denver; Greenwich House, New York City; Grimmerhus Museum, Denmark; Formargruppen Gallery, Malmö, Sweden; Sculpturens Hus, Stockholm, Sweden; and the Taipei County Yingge Ceramics Museum, Taipei, Taiwan.


Her work is included in the books The Artful Teapot, by Garth Clark;[1] Postmodern Ceramics, by Mark Del Vecchio;[2] Sex Pots, by Paul Matthieu;[3] A Ceramic Continuum: Fifty Years of the Archie Bray Influence,[4] by Peter Held, and Confrontational Ceramics, by Judith Schwartz.[5]


  1. ^ The Artful Teapot, by Garth Clark. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 2001.
  2. ^ Postmodern Ceramics, by Garth Clark and Mark DelVecchio. New York: Thames and Hudson, 2001.
  3. ^ Sex Pots, by Paul Mathieu. Piscataway, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 2003. Published simultaneously by A & C Black, London; Verlag Paul Haupt, Bern.
  4. ^ A Ceramic Continuum: Fifty Years of the Archie Bray Influence; essays by Garth Clark, Patricia Failing, Janet Koplos, Rick Newby, and Chere Jiusto. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2001.
  5. ^ Confrontational Ceramics, by Judith Schwartz. Published simultaneously by A & C Black, London and University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia.

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